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#3303754 - 03/06/14 07:41 PM Meanwhile at Rite Aid
justinh384 Offline


Registered: 10/07/13
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Loc: Wrightsville, GA

While at Rite Aid, I ran across the "automotive" section and found a really old high priced bottle of PYB. I think it was like SJ rated and like $6.99 a quart. The funny thing is that there were multiple designs and formulations of PYB all on the same shelf. However, I couldn't imagine who would stumble into a drug store and buy a quart of oil anyway.

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#3303758 - 03/06/14 07:43 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: justinh384]
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Nice - circa 1998!

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#3303766 - 03/06/14 07:49 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: justinh384]
Barkleymut Offline


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It says new....
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#3303769 - 03/06/14 07:51 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: justinh384]
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Registered: 12/09/13
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Loc: Alabama, United States
Similar to my local Tractor Supply.

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#3303781 - 03/06/14 08:10 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: justinh384]
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Did the OP plant that old bottle there on the shelf? Muhahahaha!

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#3303795 - 03/06/14 08:20 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: justinh384]
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$9.00 qts of Peak, NICE!
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#3303810 - 03/06/14 08:28 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: justinh384]
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Rite aids oil prices rival kmarts 5 yrs ago
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#3303859 - 03/06/14 09:15 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: simple_gifts]
Garak Offline


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Originally Posted By: simple_gifts
$9.00 qts of Peak

That might sell well here, but $6 a quart for conventional won't fly. As an aside, one of our Walmarts has VR1 for cheaper than VWB. Go figure.
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#3303912 - 03/06/14 09:57 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: Red91]
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Registered: 07/01/13
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Loc: Ottumwa, Iowa
Originally Posted By: Red91
Similar to my local Tractor Supply.


Our tsc here isn't that bad but several of the orschelns has several odd quarts as old as API sl. They had a couple cases of the original max life also.
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#3303942 - 03/06/14 10:22 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: Barkleymut]
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Registered: 09/24/12
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Loc: VA
Originally Posted By: Barkleymut
It says new....


That is a good point... Suffice it to say if i go to a drugstore to buy oil it is an emergency, and this 'old' oil will work in a pinch.

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#3303962 - 03/06/14 10:38 PM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: justinh384]
HTSS_TR Offline


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Other than gas stations the one that may open 24/7 are drug stores. Most auto parts stores are closed at around 9-10PM, if someone needs 1-2 quarts for top off there isn't much choices.
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#3304306 - 03/07/14 09:49 AM Re: Meanwhile at Rite Aid [Re: justinh384]
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It still works....
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